Community Outreach

Convenience store retailers giving back to their communities

Regional convenience-store retailer donates $75,000 to three local charities

YORK, Pa. -- Rutter's has selected three charities to each receive $25,000 from the convenience-store chain’s new "Vote With Your Dollars" philanthropic program. Rutter's recently announced the new corporate giving program that enabled customers to use technology and the Rutter's Rewards loyalty...

Retailer recruiting for military veterans’ franchise program

DALLAS -- 7-Eleven Inc. , ranked among top military and veteran-friendly companies, wants to provide more franchise opportunities to qualified men and women who have served in the U.S. armed forces. The retailer has set a goal of recruiting 100 veterans and providing $2 million in discounts by the...

New Jersey Gasoline, C-Store, Automotive Association (NJGCA) turkeys

Sal Risalvato (center)

Member dropoff nets more than 100 birds for people in need

WALL TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- “While watching the news last week, I was shocked to hear that in Central Jersey alone, local food banks would experience a shortage of 2,000 turkeys this holiday season, due to a bird flu outbreak which depleted supply and increased prices,” Sal Risalvato, executive director...

Thayer invites c-store retailer exec to participate to encourage more hiring of vets
Association names retailer it All-Star Service Organization of the Year 2015
Raises more than $1.35 million to help fight cancer
Veterans Day offer includes turkey sub, fountain drink, car wash with ID
Free meals, car washes, more with military identification
Wawa CEO reflects on Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia
Initiatives by Aloha Petroleum, CITGO, Lykins, Rapid Refill, VERC, NACS